The Forward Together-Not One Step Back movement has been an extension of NC NAACP's successful Moral Mondays at the Raleigh state capitol building. “Taking the Dream Home to Sylva” rallied citizens simultaneously from across NC’s 11th District with ones in the state's 12 other congressional districts.
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 - David Cobb, an organizer for Move to Amend coalition will speak at the Lord Auditorium, Pack Memorial Library at 67 Haywood St. in downtown Asheville. His topic will be “Creating Democracy & Challenging Corporate Rule.” Auditorium doors will open at 5:00 pm for people to sign in & have a snack.
Spring in Western NC is welcomed by crowds from surrounding counties of up to 10,000. People come to enjoy presentations by a multitude of area organizations and artisans. Our tent displayed anti-corporate posters, and twice -- in the middle of Main Street -- the skit "A Corporate Person- Globo Corps" was presented.